Chitwan Jungle Safari, Elephant back safari, Chitwan Tour Package
Chitwan Jungle Safari is the most popular safari tour for a great wildlife safari experience in Nepal. Elephant back safari is the major attraction of Chitwan Jungle Safari. The area is protected by Chitwan National park located in the south central of Nepal. The park covers 932 sq. km and located in the subtropical lowland of inner Terai plains. The name ‘Chitwan’ means ‘Heart of the Jungle’. Various wildlife like Indian one -horned rhino, the endangered Royal Bengal tiger, sloth bear, langur monkeys, wild boar, leopard, jungle cats, various types of deer, over 400 species of colorful birds and different species of butterflies are the residence of Chitwan National Park.
Chitwan Tour Package includes Elephant back safari which is an amusing safari tour to explore the subtropical jungle. Elephant back safari offers close-up view of one – horned rhino living in their natural habitats. Other animals like different species of deer, langur monkeys, wild boar can also be encountered. Different bird species as either permanent resident or migratory birds are spotted on foot during bird watching tour. Canoe rides along the Rapti River on the western bank of the park is equally interesting. This area has a quarter of the world’s remaining gharial population. You are also welcome to give a little scrub to the elephant during the elephant bath program.
UNESCO has recognized Chitwan National Park a Natural World Heritage site in 1984. To start the Chitwan Jungle Safari, Elephant back safari, Chitwan Tour Package one needs to either take a car or bus either from Kathmandu or from Pokhara. Alternatively there is regular flight connecting Chitwan from Kathmandu. Jungle Safari at Chitwan is a great to have relaxing wildlife safari trip after any trekking and Adventure trips in Himalaya.